School districts address ‘missing’ students

July 11, 2020

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit last spring, forcing public school districts to transition from traditional classroom to online, or distance learning, one of the consequences involved schools receiving little to no contact with a portion of students.

Fight virus by doing right

Editor: In response to, “I will continue to be mask free” (July 7, page A4), I decided to check his flu vs. COVID-19 statistics. I used the CDC web page report at cdc.gov/flu/about/burden-averted/2017-2018.htm#ref1.  

Where are the children?

The state reported this week that 299 School District of Oconee County students have been unaccounted for since the schools closed in March in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.